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Pizza On Pearl

617 Pearl St, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-5014
+1 858-729-0717
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
617 Pearl St, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-5014
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Mr. Moto Mr. Moto Mr. Moto. TripAdvisor needs to update your listing (I’ve tried submitting it twice now). Still happy with the great take out and delivery here. New Owner, Old Chef, New Menu, New flavors, same great service and convenience . Quality pie and...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Challenger007
Reviewed 1 week ago

Previously this was an excellent place for pizza and occasionally a meat ball sub. After they changed the name it wasn't as good. I ordered a whole pizza and it tasted old like over 6 hours. The meatball sub was dry, the meatballs were the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank crownpacificgroup
Reviewed December 9, 2018 via mobile

Kids came hone from college and had to have their favorite pizza.... Bacon Chicken Ranch (aka BCR) from Pizza on Pearl aka Mr Moto now. Different name, to be parallel with others in the family’s franchise, same family ownership, same great pizzas. So, so, so...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 2beans2000
Reviewed November 6, 2018

Their Pizza is as good as any New York Pizza I have every had. Thin crust with plenty of great topping choices. Very informal friendly setting.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank FSV V
Reviewed October 22, 2018

This place is right in the heart of downtown LaJolla and in addition to great pizza it is a GREAT spot to watch the Sun set over the Pacific. Pizza's are pre-made for single slices or easy carry out or sit and enjoy a drink...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank mattfasang
Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

I had a vegetarian pizza from there. If you have eaten good pizza and know what good pizza means then you will find this Pizza place very average. In short basic avergar pizza.

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Shitij K
Reviewed October 10, 2018

The restaurant is small so carryout is probably the best option, but the pizza is excellent! There are many options, but simple pepperoni and cheese was perfect. Whole pizzas are a little pricey, but they are worth it! You will not be disappointed with Pizza...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank larel25
Reviewed September 22, 2018 via mobile

Pizza was delivered quickly! Absolutely delicious, probably 200 other pizza joints in town but look no further! This place is amazing

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank dove g
Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

As my kids prepare to move off to college, we hd a list of all their favorite restaurants to enjoy one last time before starting their next chapter of college. Pizza on Pearl has always been a great place for great pizza after school or...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 2beans2000
Reviewed July 16, 2018 via mobile

Show up an hour and a half before closing. All pizza slice options down to just a few. Make a comment on are you going to make anymore. Kid behind counter. "It's late". We close at 10pm Bro its 830..... Waste of a trip to...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Henry W
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February 8, 2017|
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Response from snowtigga | Reviewed this property |
It is a sit-down but it is very, very small. Maybe 7 tables? We were not there for lunch but they move things along pretty quickly because you can buy by the slice and it's pre-made for the rush, I'm sure.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 617 Pearl St, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-5014
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego  >  La Jolla
  • Phone Number: +1 858-729-0717
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